Senior Paralegal

REV Group Milwaukee, WI
Overview

REV (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. We serve a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. We provide customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles ("RVs") and luxury buses). Our brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of our brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.

This is a newly created role for our Milwaukee office. It supports our General Counsel and legal team that is in the process of being built. A great opportunity to support a new team, build processes and experience a broad breadth of business law.

Responsibilities

* Review, draft and analyze contract terms and conditions and assist with ongoing contract administration.

* Assist in preparing documents for business transactions including leases, acquisitions and dispositions.

* Check and edit legal forms and documents for accuracy.

* Investigate facts and laws to determine basis for causes of action in the areas of intellectual property, product liability and general commercial litigation.

* Manage due diligence activities for business transactions.

* Coordinate corporate governance matters, including subsidiary management, minute books, and board books.

* Draft cease and desist letters regarding intellectual property matters.

* Assist with labor and employment investigations and hearings.

* Help maintain knowledge management and file management systems.

* Manage outside counsel billing system, including preparation of matter and spend reporting.

* Administers the compliance hotline system, including preparation of matter reporting.

* Supports the company's ethics and compliance program.

* Coordinates internal response to subpoenas and court filings.

* Prepare and compile memorandums and other legal documents.

* Submit travel expenses and other reports.

Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree, associate's degree or certificate program in paralegal studies.

* 8-12 years of experience as a paralegal in a corporate or law firm setting.

* Preferred 3 years of experience using legal database software.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Highest degree integrity, discretion and confidentiality.

* Thorough knowledge of legal principles and practices

* Strong work ethic, good judgment and professional maturity

* Well organized and detail oriented with an ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.

* Strong technical and project management skills

* Relevant computer software experience such as MS Word, Adobe, Acrobat, Excel, Power Point

* Enjoys interacting with others and has a good sense of humor

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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